Women Make Waves International Film Festival


Female Misbehavior

Monika Treut 1992 Germany documentary color 80min German 16mm/Betacam
This film is a series of four portraits of misbehaving women outlawed not only by society but also by mainstream feminism. Each film features a woman who has challenged the status quo, provoking shock and outrage in some and gaining respect and admiration from others.


Monika Treut

Monika Treut is a German lesbian filmmaker. in 1985, Treut made her feature film debut with Seduction: The Cruel Woman, a film that explored sadomasochistic sex practices.

Monika Treut

1985 Seduction: The Cruel Woman

1988 Virgin Machine

1991 My Father Is Coming

1992 Female Misbehavior

1997 Didn't Do It For Love

1999 Gendernauts - A journey through shifting identities

2001 Warrior Of Light

Director: Monika Treut

Producer: Monika Treut

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